Australian Camp Oven Festival 2018

2016 Australian Camp Oven Festival - Photos by Mick the Camp Oven Cook

Its almost that time of the year where thousands of people in their caravans, motorhomes, and tents will be heading to the township of Millmerran for the Bi-Annual Australian Camp Oven Festival, this year it will be held on the 6th and 7th October and will include a diverse range of heritage-inspired activities such as bush poetry, arts, crafts, shearing demonstrations, damper throwing competitions and of course – camp oven cooking!

The Australian Camp Oven Festival takes place in the regional township of Millmerran, situated on the western fringe of the Darling Downs, Queensland. The festival attracts 1000’s of visitors from all over Australia.


6th and 7th October 2018


Place: Millmerran Show Ground


Millmerran-Cecil Plains Road, Millmerran QLD 4357

Entry Ticket Prices:

Buy Online:

Weekend $45 per person
Saturday $27 per person
Sunday $18 per person
Children U17 FREE

At the Gate:

Weekend $50 per person
Saturday $30 per person
Sunday $20 per person
Children U17 FREE

What’s on at the Australian Camp Oven Festival:

  • bush poetry
  • live bands
  • market stalls
  • arts
  • crafts
  • shearing demonstrations
  • damper throwing competitions
  • food vendors
  • camp oven cooking!

More information to come soon!



Campsites Onsite:

Camping on-site for the full week leading up to the Australian Camp Oven Festival is by far the best way to immerse yourself in all that Millmerran and the Darling Downs has to offer. Campsites are available from Monday 1st to Monday the 8th October and your camping fee allows you to stay for as many nights as you like during that time.

Shower and toilet facilities are available in the camping grounds for the full week.

There will be a number of events happening in Millmerran during the lead up to the festival weekend and the area is also home to a range of natural attractions for you to explore while you visit.

Campsite bookings will open on the 1st May 2018 (from 8 am) and can be booked online or by phone. The phone number is 0498 485 129.

There is one fee and you can stay as many nights as you like during the festival period.

Costs are:

Powered sites: $140/site (powered sites are very limited), Unpowered sites: $70/site

To make a booking or for more information on camping, event fees, competition entry forms, and more click here –

Check out our photos from the 2016 Festival

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